Gift Exchange Budgets

Gift Exchange Budgets

This year I had the pleasure of attending a new Holiday/Christmas party for work. It is a relatively new job, so this was my first party with them. It’s hard to know what to expect when you’re the new employee. What do you wear? Where do you sit? What...

Teaching on Udemy

Teaching on Udemy

Everywhere you turn, people are talking about side hustles and part time gigs that help them bring in extra cash. Whether it is a part time job, a blog, or taking surveys, they brag about how they paid off debt, took a lavish vacation, or saved for retirement. I am...

Renting: Is it right for you?

Renting: Is it right for you?

Homeownership is seen as the American dream. Everyone wants the little house with the white picket fence. Actually no, scratch that. In today’s current world, everyone wants the huge house on the popular street. But the same idea applies, it’s the idea of owning a...

Staggering CDs for Cash Flow

Staggering CDs for Cash Flow

A question I get a lot is “How can I get more interest without risking my money or making it inaccessible to me?”. Instead of replying to this question each time it is asked, I decided to write this post about it. That way everyone can benefit from the information! If...

How I Got My Espresso Machine for No Out of Pocket Cost

How I Got My Espresso Machine for No Out of Pocket Cost

  This summer, I got hooked on iced coffee. My employer has a very elaborate Starbucks maker that creates an amazing latte. I then put it in my shake cup with ice and a little syrup and woo-lah! Perfect iced coffee!   Here’s the downfall: I don’t...

How to Optimize Your Pinterest Account

How to Optimize Your Pinterest Account

If you have a blog or business, you have likely heard of Pinterest. Bloggers and business owners who know how to use Pinterest to their benefit are seeing great results and gaining subscribers and clients while they sleep. Learn how to use #Pinterest to gain...